A new world-class, science-focused public high school known as Liberty Science Center High School will soon begin construction within SciTech Scity in Jersey City. Developed under a public-private partnership between the City of Jersey City, County of Hudson, Hudson County Schools of Technology, and Liberty Science Center, the parties will share financial cost alongside philanthropic donors. The school will be built adjacent to the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City and offer science, technology, engineering, and math classes for 400 students in grades 9-12. Students will have access to a work education program with over 200 technology startup companies that will also be a part of SciTech Scity.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 31-19 29th Street in Astoria, Queens. Located between 31st Avenue and Broadway, the interior lot is two blocks from the Broadway subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Desmond Neill of Silverline Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is nearing completion on Parker West, a 22-story residential building at 214 West 72nd Street on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Designed by GreenbergFarrow and developed by CBSK Ironstate, a collaboration of SK Development, CB Developers and Brooklyn Standard Properties, the 219-foot-tall structure will yield 18 full-floor homes designed by GRADE in two- to three-bedroom layouts with sales and marketing led by Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group. The project is located between West End Avenue and the confluence of Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.
Fields Development Group has unveiled a collection of 145 residences at The Agnes, the latest rental property to debut in West Side, Jersey City. The five-story building is located at 100 Water Street and houses a mix of studios and one- and two-bedroom homes.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 250 Lenox Road, a seven-story residential building in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. The 21,780-square-foot development was designed by Diego Aguilera Architects and yields 24 units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are seven units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $67,886 to $133,120.